Members

Daan Mertens. Phd student. Plastic defence strategies in Brassicaceae as an optimal response to unpredictable multi-herbivore communities: Predictability of insect community structure.

 

 

Maite Fernandez de Bobadilla. PhD student. Plastic defence strategies in Brassicaceae as an optimal response to unpredictable multi-herbivore communities: Plant physiological adaptations to multi-herbivore attack.

 

 

Martin Stefanov. PhD student. Modelling an ecological network of plant-insect dynamics in the context of volatile plant metabolite profiles.

 

 

Jorad de Vries. PhD student. Linking plasticity in plant growth and defence with dynamic insect herbivore communities: a new perspective on the growth-defence trade-off.

 

 

Yavanna Aartsma. PhD student. Linking local and landscape scale trophic interactions for plant-induced biological control of insect pests.

 

 

Quint Rusman. PhD student. Dealing with herbivores at the expense of pollination: effects of herbivore-induced changes on flower traits.

 

 

Antonio Cusumano. Post-doc. Unraveling the complexity of plant-insect interactions: the role of herbivore associated organisms.

 

 

Ilka Vosteen. Post-doc. Parasitoid host location: using volatiles on different spatial scales and in context of distorting elements.

 

 

Janneke Bloem. Technician. Molecular ecology of plant-insect interactions.

 

 

 

Former group members